On-location portrait photography: Get outside for spring shoots

on-location portraits
(Image credit: Kat J Ehlers)

Shooting on location offers endless possibilities for how you can compose your photos, or how you can pose your model. Back when I started to photograph people, my family and I used to live in Bristol, England. With so many amazing locations for photoshoots, the city makes a perfect backdrop.

However, starting out as a portrait photographer had its ups and downs. After taking photographs of architecture for a while, I struggled to make connections with other people in this field. One day I discovered the online modeling and photography networking platform, Purpleport, where I met like-minded people and started gaining confidence. I had more and more photoshoots, and I was building my contacts and location database.

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